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Lifeguard / Program Staff

Lifeguard / Program Staff

Job ID 
Job Locations 
Youth Work
Compensation Min 
USD $1,650.00/Summer
Compensation Max 
USD $1,800.00/Summer
Temporary Full-Time

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To coordinate Star Lake camp’s aquatic activities, maintaining Health & Safety standards that lead to a quality program.


  • Involvement in the total camp program with willingness to help in all areas as needed, including dining room, campfire programs, children with problems, evening programs, etc.
  • Promote observance of the spiritual emphasis of the program and the moral and ethical code affecting campers and staff.
  • Attend and contribute at staff meetings.
  • Responsible for sharing with, Camp Director all matters of mutual concern relating to the total welfare of the camp.


  • A personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a desire to share your faith with others
  • College student or at least 19 years of age
  • Training and experience in waterfront activities
  • Current life guarding (LGT) certifications
  • WSI (Water Safety Instruction) certification
  • Current CPR and First Aid Certifications for the Professional Rescuer
  • Desire and ability to work with children and adults outdoors
  • Ability to relate to one’s peer group
  • Ability to accept guidance and supervision
  • Good character, integrity, and adaptability
  • Enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience, and self-control